Thamel is a commercial neighborhood in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Thamel has been the center of the tourist industry in Kathmandu for over four decades, starting from the hippie days when many artists came to Nepal and spent weeks in Thamel Thamel, around 7 km drive from the Tribhuvan International Airport, is the heart of Nepal’s tourism industry. It is the place where tourist gets everything they want. It is a colorful and beautiful mixture of craft shops, boutique cafes, trekking gear, and rainbow prayer flags. And if you have grown up in Nepal you may absolutely hear that Thamel is the best place to find prostitutes and brothel.
Thamel has transcended itself to a new hub of glitter and glamour where it wakes-up in the night showcasing a new exhilaration and excitement in satisfying the zeal of visitors. When the ‘Sunsets down in Kathmandu, Thamel and its lifestyle rises up. It is a happening place in Nepal; the only place in Nepal where nightlife exists. Thamel also acts as the pre-base camp for mountaineers. It boasts a wide range of mountaineering gear shops, trekking agencies, foreign money exchange booths, pubs, clubs, and nightlife along with the numerous travel lodges and guest houses.
The answer was yes but is NO. Yes, there were lots of bars and pub which increased the rate of the brothel and you could rarely found it. But Thamel is tourist area and the illegal activities are strictly monitored as it increased the tourism as well as security.
“Note: This Post Doesn’t Intend to promote prostitution neither to engage on them.”